Jeff Parker ~ (512) 378-3355
Are you naturally curious? Excited by the wonder of wildlife? Like to learn about photography and the natural world when you travel? Then Explore in Focus™ with Jeff Parker!
The best journeys give you plenty of elbow room—on several levels. My group sizes average six (6) but never exceed eight (8).
Small groups mean I can better satisfy your photographic desires, whether it’s to get you in front of a particular subject or help you take the shot.
UPCOMING TOURS ~ 2018-2020:
NOTE: To see all current offerings, please visit my website.
BIG BEND ~ Night Skies & Landscapes ~ Photo Tour 2019
March 1 ~ 4, 2019
By day we’ll create photographs of Big Bend’s famous Chihuahuan desert landscapes. And by night we’ll blaze digital star trails through this International Dark Sky Park.
LIMITED to six (6) photographers ~ $795.00
COSTA RICA in Focus ~ Photo Tour 2019
June 7-15, 2019
This tour explores three (3) unique Costa Rican ecosystems, including the Osa Peninsula.
Costa Rica’s birds, butterflies, frogs, flowers, monkeys, coatis, peccaries, & critters exhibit the exuberance of the tropics ~ which always makes me exuberant when I’m here!
LIMITED to six (6) photographers ~ $3995.00 (all-inclusive; double-occupancy)
JAGUARS of the PANTANAL ~ Photo Tour 2019
August 3 - 13, 2019
Wildlife sightings in the Brazilian Pantanal are OFF THE CHARTS. Many animals you’ll photograph are threatened or endangered species.
Wild jaguars, ocelots, Jabiru Storks, caiman, Hyacinth Macaws, giant otter, tapir, & LOTS more will fill our frames.
LIMITED to eight (8) photographers ~ $7495.00 (all-inclusive; double-occupancy)
SE ARIZONA ~ Photo Tour 2019
April 30 - May 4, 2019
Join me in Arizona for loads of lens’ action, including birds you find nowhere else in the U.S.
Shoots take place at the Pond at Elephant Head, where we’ll also enjoy a special night of bat photography. In addition, plan for lots of multi-flash hummingbird photography at our mountain lodge.
LIMITED to eight (8) photographers ~ $2295.00 (all-inclusive; double-occupancy)
SOUTH TEXAS Birds ~ Photo Tour 2019
June 1 ~ 5, 2019
For frame-filling photos & smooth, clean backgrounds, the photo ranches of South Texas are how you do it!
Your tour includes shoots at two privately-owned venues: the renowned Santa Clara Ranch as well as Laguna Seca Photo Ranch.
LIMITED to six (6) photographers ~ $2295.00 (all-inclusive; double-occupancy)
INDIA ~ Tigers, Birds & More! ~ Photo Tour 2020
January 30 ~ February 9, 2020
India is home to most of the tigers left in the wild & this trip brings you into the thick of their habitat. But Bengal tigers aren’t all you’ll photograph. Colorful birds, ungulates, monkeys & plenty more also provide lens fodder.
Each photographer gets one (1) full-day safari, whereby you spend the whole day in the field with no zone restrictions. This permit provides you with the very same access National Geographic photographers & BBC film crews get.
LIMITED to eight (8) photographers ~ $8495